Energy Loss & Associated Costs Can Be Attributed To Air Leaks & Insufficient Insulation

According to ENERGY STAR®, one of the most cost-effective ways to increase your home's energy efficiency is to improve the building "envelope," which consists of outer walls, windows, floors, ceiling, and other openings. A residential envelope that is properly sealed and has proper insulation can have a significant effect on your monthly utility costs and [...]

Save Water And Save Money

Water is an important resource today, and it is essential to understand the amount of water we use and how much we waste down the drain every day. Here’s an opportunity to learn how to easily save water and save $$ in our own homes every day. In the United States, an average family spends [...]

Conserve Water At Home: Simple Changes

We all know water is a precious resource and especially in the desert, where we live. Water is essential to our everyday lives. That said, it is important that we do our part in conserving and protecting our water supply. Look at our neighbors in California who are experiencing many hardships due to scarcity of [...]

What Is SEER?

How Do You Calculate SEER? Do you even know what that means, even if you do know how to calculate it? Cooling BTUs and the amount of electricity a cooling unit uses per hour are crucial when determining a unit’s SEER ratings. An inefficient unit will have less cooling capacity/power (indicated by the cooling BTUs) […]